• June 17, 2016 17 Jun'16

    Microsoft-LinkedIn deal to shake up enterprise social networking

    The Microsoft-LinkedIn deal gives us a glimpse into a hyper-social business future. Will employees like what they see? Also in Searchlight: Federal court upholds FCC net-neutrality rules; big announcements from Apple's WWDC.

  • June 15, 2016 15 Jun'16

    Trends, vendors, baristas converge at Cloud Expo 2016

    Cloud Expo 2016, held in New York in June, offered IT professionals a variety of cloud topics to mine. It also boasted IBM cappuccinos and a hot dog stand.

  • June 14, 2016 14 Jun'16

    The DevOps approach calls for openness to change

    DevOps speeds the software development process, but it is also highly disruptive. In the June issue of CIO Decisions, read about the challenges and rewards of adopting the DevOps approach.

  • June 13, 2016 13 Jun'16

    Korn Ferry CIO headhunter outlines qualities of a CIO

    Craig Stephenson, managing director of the CIO practice at Korn Ferry, outlines the qualities of a CIO attuned to the digital age.

  • June 10, 2016 10 Jun'16

    A guide to blockchain implementation; insights from the Cloud Expo

    Now is the time to get familiar with blockchain technology and what it can do for your company. In this two-part feature story, Editorial Director Sue Troy talks to leading experts to form a ...

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  • June 10, 2016 10 Jun'16

    Cloud Expo goers are cloud doers, triers

    This week's cloud computing convention drew industry veterans and newbies. Also in Searchlight: France launches terrorist-alert app; Microsoft aims to use search queries to detect cancer.

  • June 10, 2016 10 Jun'16

    Business and IT alignment gets physical at Avnet

    Business and IT alignment at Avnet is not an abstract term, says CIO Steve Phillips. The business and IT actually sit together.

  • June 07, 2016 07 Jun'16

    'Lights-on' TechOps team at TaskRabbit a partner in innovation

    At online and mobile platform startup TaskRabbit, the TechOps team is as jazzed about the next new thing as the product engineers and data scientists.

  • June 07, 2016 07 Jun'16

    Making room for the Millennial generation

    The Millennial generation often gets a bad rap in the workforce, but is it deserved? Executives sound off at the recent MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.

  • June 03, 2016 03 Jun'16

    Recent megabreaches underscore need to bridge security skills gap

    There's no doubt that cyberthreats are getting smarter and more effective, but the same can't always be said about companies' security measures. This week's discovery of the Tumblr, Myspace and ...

  • June 03, 2016 03 Jun'16

    Myspace, Tumblr megabreaches put spotlight on security knowledge gap

    The Myspace and Tumblr megabreaches show that it's past time companies address the security skills gap. Also in Searchlight: Google helps find your phone.

  • May 31, 2016 31 May'16

    Working with robots: Get used to it

    People will be working with robots in the future, said academic Tom Davenport at the recent MIT Sloan CIO Symposium. They should start preparing now.

  • May 31, 2016 31 May'16

    MIT CIO: The CISO reporting structure needs to change

    With the explosion of the Internet of Things, it's time to rethink the CISO role -- including who that role reports to. This was the consensus of a panel of security leaders at this month's MIT ...

  • May 31, 2016 31 May'16

    Falling into the tech skills gap? Try a new recruiting tack

    Organizations forging into the digital future often come up short in a search for talent. But there are novel ways to close the tech skills gap, say execs at the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.

  • May 31, 2016 31 May'16

    BPO/ITO: AI applications in outsourcing limited now, but coming on fast

    In advance of the World BPO/ITO Forum on June 13 and 14 in New York, conference speaker R. Lee Coulter talks about the state of AI applications in IT and business process outsourcing.